Dimapur, November 14: The Dimapur Press Club (DPC) will be commemorating the National Press Day cum DPC Foundation day on November 16 (Monday), 2020 at 11 a.m. at Tourist Lodge Conference Hall, Dimapur. The programme will be held on the theme ‘Role of media during the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on media.’
Rajesh Soundararajan, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Dimapur will grace the occasion as the guest speaker and T Monalisa Changkija, Editor, Nagaland Page will be the theme speaker.
The DPC extends invitation to all the press and media fraternity of Dimapur to come and participate in the programme.
The Kohima Press Club (KPC) will be observing the National Press Day on November 16 with the theme “Role of media during the COVID-19 pandemic and it’s impact on media” at Hotel Japfü.
In commemoration of the day, the Press Club will be giving out an award – ‘KPC Impact Journalism 2020’ in recognition of positive journalistic work during the pandemic. Also, the winners of article and photography competition which was conducted by the Club based on the theme will be announced during the programme.
Cash prizes for the competition and the award are being sponsored by KPC associate members from Doordashan Kendra Kohima (DDK).
Further, a panel discussion on ‘Journalism and journalistic ethics : A relook’ and ‘Role of media during Covid-19 pandemic’ will be held among the members.
All SoP will be followed during the programme with the seating arrangements maintaining social distance and compulsory wearing of mask. In this regard, the Club has requested all it’s members to come and participate in the programme. (Page News Service)